Growing herbs at your home is one of the most easy and rewarding part of gardening . Herbs are popular for adding distinct flavor to your food and are also packed with essential nutrients required by our body . Herbs can be grown through seeds and also easily through stem cuttings . Herbs such as Basil, Oregano, Thyme, Rosemary, peppermint and many others stem cuttings can be grown in water easily. .
Method of growing herbs in water
Pluck a stem from herb plant like a basil plant as shown in the below image and immerse the below part of stem in the water
After a couple of days we can observe the roots growing on the stem and this is the time for planting the stem in the soil mixture.
Meanwhile there is a continuous rain going on as an effect of Cyclone Tauktae in the country which turns out to be a rejuvenation for garden plants in hot summer days.
Periwinkle plant drenched in rain
And an Indian Kingfisher spotted